Sittertrain offers a 6-hour online course specifically designed for au pairs, nannies and sitters. It includes learning topics such as First Aid and how to handle an emergency, Indoor & Outdoor Child Safety, Basic Childcare Skills: holding, feeding, changing, hygiene etc, Understanding Children: development, behaviour management, activities for all ages plus more! The course also prepares au pairs and live-in nannies for living with another family.
You may like to arrange for your chosen au pair or nanny to obtain this certificate (at either your or their expense). In some cases, our candidates will already have completed this course.
Please note: this course is not mandatory for candidates, but it is highly recommended.